Dating from the late 1960s, this U.S. Air Force Strategic Air Command produced film profiles the command and control systems developed for national defense, including the early versions of the 465L / SACCS system. The film includes shots of various mainframe computers and communications equipment, including integrated networks that helped foment what we now know as the Internet. The film contains some fascinating images including shots of communications centers, top secret documents, early... Topics: Periscope Film, Stock Footage, U.S. Air Force, War, Command And Control, Computers, Electronics,...
Shows the various types of computers used at the Manned Spacecraft Center and examines their functions. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC . Topic: NASA, Apollo, Computers
byJohn Colburn Associates.; Colburn Film Distributors, inc.
Explains the basic principles and operations of electronic computers and the use of binary arithmetic. Discusses unusual uses of the computers in order to stimulate interest in careers in mathematics and science. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC . favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: avgeeks, computers, binary, arithmetic
Dating to the 1960s, this IBM produced film tells the story of the George D. Roper Corporation, a manufacturer of gas and electric stoves, and how its business was transformed by high tech data management. The film features IBM's Clyde Janson, who helped install IBM's 402 and 602 computers at Roper in 1958. Also shown are O56 Verifiers and O52 Keypunch, 557 interpreter, 519 reproducer, O83 and O84 sorter, and O88 Collator, and the processing system. The computer being used is the 1401,... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: IBM, History Of Computing, Computers, Data Processing, Data, Technology, Punch Cards, Punch Card...
byUniversity of Southern California. Department of Cinema
Formerly entitled THX 1138 4 EB Presents a nightmare impression of a world in which a man is trying to escape a computerized world which constantly tracks his movements favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Computers and civilization Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
byPhilco-Ford Corp. [made by] Tom Thomas Organization.
Illustrates the life of a family of the year 1999 A.D. living in a house that is completely functional in terms of advanced technology. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC . ***The quality of this clips isn't the best. We've located another print which we hope to digitize and get online sometime soon.. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 9 reviews ) Topics: future, Ford Motor, Wink Martindale, computers, Internet
John H. Whitney explains the graphic art potential of the computer and the methods and philosophy involved in his computer film making. Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Demonstrates and explains experiments by John Whitney with computer - produced motion graphics, showing the use of lines and dots to produce parallel and related pair structural relationships w.ich move in depth as well as time. Analyzes Whitney's film permutations as... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Animation (Cinematography), Computer graphics, Computers, Indians of... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation